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All of these cars are fairly unchanged from the day they were produced. They have not had any engine or mechanical modifications done to them, just cosmetic changes like louvres and spot lights.
I found a lack of information on the web about these models, so I've presented them here and hopefully they may be of interest to others.

1981 Mitsubishi Mirage GLS
  MAKE: Mitsubishi Mirage1
Mirage2
Mirage3
Mirage4
Mirage5
  MODEL: Mirage
  TYPE: GLS
  CODE: MQ
  MANUFACTURED: January 1981
  COUNTRY OF MANUFACTURE: Japan. Assembled in New Zealand.
  ENGINE: Mitsubishi 4G12
4-cylinder, in-line, water cooled, four cycle, overhead camshaft Capacity: 1410cc
Bore and Stroke: 74 x 82mm
Gross Power: (DIN) 79 PS @ 5000 RPM
Gross Torque: (DIN) 12.2kg-m @ 3500 RPM
Nett Power: (ISO) 51kw @ 5000 RPM
Nett Torque: (ISO) 106Nm @ 3500 RPM
Compression Ratio: 9.1
Carburettor: Single, downdraft, dual barrel type with manual choke.
  TRANSMISSION: Manual 4 Speed x 2 transmission. All forward gears synchromesh.
Floor shift with "Super Shift" Power/Economy drive selector.
Clutch: Single dry plate with diaphragm spring, cable operated.
Final drive: 3.470:1
Effective overall ratio in top gears: Power 3:83, Economy 2:97.1.
  BRAKES: Power assisted: Front 229mm discs.
Rear: 180mm drums, auto adjustment.
Brake master cylinder: tandem type with proportioning valve and brake fluid level sensor.
Handbrake between front seats operates mechanically and independently on rear wheels.
  WHEELS AND TYRES: 4.5J x 13 sports style aluminium allow wheels with chrome plated centre cap and nuts.
Tyres: 175/70 SR13 radial ply tyres fitted as standard.
Optional: 175/70 SR13 steel belted tyres.
  SUSPENSION: Front: Independent McPherson struts with coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers and stabiliser bar.
Front Shocks : Pedders 8780 Comfort Gas Cartridge
Front Springs : Lovells Sport Low CFL-13
Rear: Unique Mitsubishi independent suspension incorporating trailing arms, coil springs and telescopic shock absorbers.
Rear Shocks : Pedders 8083 Comfort Gas Shock
Rear Springs : Lovells Standard CRS-14
  DIMENSIONS: 3790mm long x 1585mm wide x 1350mm high
2300mm wheelbase
  INSTRUMENTS, SWITCHES, WARNING LIGHTS Speedometer 0-180km/h with odometer and tripmeter. Tachometer. Fuel and water temperature gauges. Digital quartz clock. Switches for windscreen wipers and washers. Park and headlamps, hazard warning flasher, rear window defogger, park lamps (separate switch), column stalk-lane change, turn, passing headlamp flashers, headlamp dip. Warning lights for oil pressure, battery charge, high beam, turn and hazard warning, handbrake "on" and door "open". Indicator lamp for "Super Shift" showing Power/Economy selection. Back glow instrument illumination with dimmer control.
1982 Mitsubishi Starion GSR-III
The name STARION - derived from the combination of star and Arion, Hercules' Horse in Greek mythology -
symbolizes a sense of the universe, and of power and high performance.
  MAKE: Mitsubishi Starion1
Starion2
Starion3
Starion4
Starion5
  MODEL: Starion
  TYPE: GSR-III
  CODE: A183A
  MANUFACTURED: September 1982
  COUNTRY OF MANUFACTURE: Japan
  ENGINE TYPE: 4G63T
4-cylinder, in-line, water cooled, four cycle, overhead camshaft
  ENGINE CAPACITY: 1997cc (121.8ci)
108.1 kW (145ps)
  TRANSMISSION: 4 speed automatic with overdrive
  DIMENSIONS: 4410mm long x 1685mm wide x 1320mm high
2435mm wheelbase
1996 Mitsubishi Galant GSR
  MAKE: Mitsubishi Galant1
Galant21
Galant3
  MODEL: Galant
  TYPE: GSR
  CODE:  
  MANUFACTURED: 1996
  COUNTRY OF MANUFACTURE: New Zealand
  ENGINE TYPE: 4G63
4-cylinder, in line, water cooled, four cycle, single overhead camshaft
  ENGINE CAPACITY: 1997cc
85 x 88 mm bore and stroke
90kW @ 6000 rpm
170Nm @ 4250 rpm
Multi point fuel injection
  TRANSMISSION: 5 speed manual
  DIMENSIONS: 4620mm long x 1730mm wide x 1395mm high
2635mm wheelbase
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